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by ColleenMc
November 5th, 2020, 12:00 pm
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: The Patriot (Piccolo Mondo Antico) by Antonio Fogazzaro
Replies: 5
Views: 1303

Re: The Patriot (Piccolo Mondo Antico) by Antonio Fogazzaro

Just a note in case anyone in a life+70 years country was interested in this back in 2014 -- the translator died in 1948 so this is now PD for all as far as I can tell!

Colleen
by ColleenMc
November 5th, 2020, 11:37 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Ambleside Short Works
Replies: 11
Views: 2592

Re: Ambleside Short Works

Updated list of the longer works. A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland - Samuel Johnson IN PROGRESS Librivox recording in progress: https://forum.librivox.org/viewtopic.php?f=28&t=74039 Discourses on Satire and on Epic Poetry - John Dryden http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/2615 Great Britain a...
by ColleenMc
November 5th, 2020, 11:07 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Ambleside Short Works
Replies: 11
Views: 2592

Re: Ambleside Short Works

Perhaps someone with editing powers will update the original post to include these completed projects/links to texts. If a text has been recorded, I included the LV link; if it hasn't, I include the link to the Project Gutenberg or Internet Archive text (Project Gutenberg preferred). Thought this mi...
by ColleenMc
November 5th, 2020, 9:47 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Red Fox, by Charles G. D. Roberts
Replies: 5
Views: 1393

Re: Red Fox, by Charles G. D. Roberts

This book is also available from Project Gutenberg: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/46005 There are quite a few works by Roberts on PG that have not yet been recorded, check them out here: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/author/2272?sort_order=title Looks like he was a prolific author of animal stor...
by ColleenMc
November 3rd, 2020, 2:52 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: New Words Learned from Librivox
Replies: 17
Views: 1686

Re: New Words Learned from Librivox

That sounds like an interesting book!

Colleen
by ColleenMc
November 3rd, 2020, 11:54 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE] One Thing Needful by Mary Elizabeth Braddon-mtf
Replies: 136
Views: 2872

Re: grp/novel One Thing Needful by Mary Elizabeth Braddon-mtf

Sections 15 through 17 PL OK!

Colleen
by ColleenMc
November 3rd, 2020, 11:48 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: New Books on Project Gutenberg Oct 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 174

New Books on Project Gutenberg Oct 2020

Just some of the recently listed books that caught my eye and I thought might be interesting for anyone looking fora new project. The Treasure of the Bucoleon - Arthur D. Howden Smith https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/63353 1923 adventure novel by Smith, himself an adventurer (he fought in Macedonia'...
by ColleenMc
November 3rd, 2020, 9:57 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [HISTORY]Cambridge Medieval History, Volume 1-Leni
Replies: 291
Views: 7473

Re: [HISTORY]Cambridge Medieval History, Volume 1-Leni

Neat! I hope I wasn't mangling pronunciations too badly...

Colleen
by ColleenMc
November 3rd, 2020, 9:55 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [ESSAYS] Hope Farm Notes by Herbert W. Collingwood -jo
Replies: 79
Views: 1006

Re: [ESSAYS] Hope Farm Notes by Herbert W. Collingwood -jo

Larry, I think 2839reader already had a claim on section 11, they asked for 11/12/13 a few posts up.

Colleen
by ColleenMc
November 2nd, 2020, 12:44 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [ESSAYS] Hope Farm Notes by Herbert W. Collingwood -jo
Replies: 79
Views: 1006

Re: [ESSAYS] Hope Farm Notes by Herbert W. Collingwood -jo

Here is the recording link for #4, Grandmother: https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/hopefarmnotes_04_collingwood_128kb.mp3 Time: 13:29 Very well read! Two notes: from about 04:58 to about 05:09, there's a weird echo or hollow sound, maybe microphone feedback of some kind. It's only one o...
by ColleenMc
November 2nd, 2020, 12:22 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [GRP] Insomnia Collection Vol. 5 - tg
Replies: 65
Views: 2124

Re: [GRP] Insomnia Collection Vol. 5 - tg

I know! That’s one of the things I loved about this guy. It’s like: Henry Smith married Martha Jones. Their son cut his own throat. His house is the second one on the post road, 30 rods from the pond named after Zebediah Abbott who bought the land in 1735..... Boring boring BOMB boring.... I’m gonna...
by ColleenMc
November 1st, 2020, 9:03 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Grateful for the Insomnia Collections!
Replies: 4
Views: 558

Re: Grateful for the Insomnia Collections!

LOL! Well, as a retired police officer, who retired in part due to PTSD and depression, listening to police scanners would not be relaxing for me.

Colleen
by ColleenMc
November 1st, 2020, 8:51 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [ESSAYS] Hope Farm Notes by Herbert W. Collingwood -jo
Replies: 79
Views: 1006

Re: [ESSAYS] Hope Farm Notes by Herbert W. Collingwood -jo

Thanks for double checking me. I'm not sure why I saw it as more, but I went ahead and marked it PL OK.

Colleen